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Old 20th October 2010, 11:59   #1
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After completing Chickmaglur and wayand we are planning to attend MGE ooty on 23oct.We are leaving on thur night in Major 4wd and team mates joining from coimbatore in MM540 and Boleros.
Plan to do a short OTR on friday at Upper Bhavani-will update the thread soon
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Old 20th October 2010, 14:01   #2
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Rajith Sir,
count me too...am starting on thursday late night so as to reach avinashi by 6am. should i come straight to ooty or join you somewhere else ?
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Old 20th October 2010, 14:23   #3
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Hi Shekar,
Nice to see your message.
We are staying at www.marlboroughhouse.in. Join us , and if need booking there please call them now.

Anybody need more details for enrollment can call Mr Chidambaram, an M&M Guy in Coimbatore -9994099177, 2WD vehicles are also allowed. Seems terrain is not so challenging.

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Old 20th October 2010, 16:31   #4
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rajith sir, already booked the room no.1, as per ur recommendation.
am (me+wife) coming by friday morning - ETA 9-10am
see you there @ ooty.
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Rajith,

Is there any plan for an OTR on Friday (22nd) at Ooty ?

I will be reaching Ooty on Friday morning around 11.00AM .
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Old 20th October 2010, 17:22   #6
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I too booked at the same hotel (Homestay at Ooty - Marlborough House). Mr.Prakash told me that now only one room left !! Jeepers are too fast.

shall we Plan for an Off road trial with nice hill views on Friday ?.

- Sreejesh
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2wd vehicles also allowed , Seems terrain is not so challenging.
The problem was not with the terrain, they did find very challenging terrain. But there are hardly any 4WD customers in that area. Therefore, they had to find a less challenging route.
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I will be presenting myself with a couple of passengers on Fri evening or sat early morning, but if the plan is to do an OTR before MGE on Fri then I may look at rescheduling my onset to Fri...

To the locals or once familiar to the MGE area:
1. Please recommend options for stay other than the once already occupied.
2. Rajith, would it be ok for you to PM your contact number to me, may be we can coordinate and start from Blore together if it fits all right.
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Hi,
Wolf my number is 9972046111, planning to leave today at 11pm. I have requested beejay to help in Ooty to arrange a small otr tomorrow.
Try same accommodation , 1 room is still vacant.

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Old 21st October 2010, 10:27   #10
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Guys,
Major checked and ready at INDIA GARAGE BANGALORE M&M ASC Hesergetta 10AM today, Smiling Works manager Mr Prasad wishing all the best.
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Rajith- we will do something. Get the people around. Will see what we can do on Friday.
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Old 21st October 2010, 13:07   #12
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Ready at India garage Bangalore 10AM today
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Old 22nd October 2010, 03:36   #13
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hi guys,
Me,Thomas and Rajesh (joined at Mysore) all Bangalore Bolero club members proceeding twds OOTY . Stopped at Cafe coffee day Nanjangud 3.30Am.Major doing excellent performance in New Geolander A/T tyres , touched upto 110km/hr
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OT ^^ Thats a neat slick looking Major, get FWH, you may exceed 110KmPh.
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Old 22nd October 2010, 18:25   #15
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guys,
Reached OOTY 8am.
we did a small OTR with full help of beejay.Thanks a lot.
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